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Flights from Orlando to Wilmington, NC
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About Wilmington, NC

Wilmington, a city in southeast North Carolina, is known for its historic district and nearby beaches. Describing it as "picturesque" doesn't do it justice. Some visitors may recognize Wilmington as the real-life site of TV's One Tree Hill. The area's subtropical climate means that its summer can be hot and sticky, but the warm spring and autumn are what cause most travelers to book flights to Wilmington. Once there, visitors have plenty to do. Historical sites, aquariums, museums and theatres leave you spoilt for choice. Luckily there is also excellent food to enjoy while you decide. Wilmington is a superb destination for holidaymakers to enjoy at their leisure.

Things to do and places to visit in Wilmington, NC

Wilmington has a fascinating history stretching back for hundreds of years. Many of Wilmington's attractions are based around this long and storied history, however that's not all it has to offer. Wilmington is a diverse and lively city. Thanks to its proximity to the sea, Wilmington also offers fantastic fish and seafood. The excellent local cooking is perfect to refuel after a long day of seeing the sights.

Great things to do in Wilmington:

Airports in Wilmington, NC

The city's airport is Wilmington International Airport, located a short way to the north of Wilmington. The airport's history began in 1927, at which time it was called Blumenthal Field after Arthur Blumenthal. Blumenthal was an aviator and the first person from Wilmington to die in World War One.

Wilmington International Airport

Top Carriers

Top carriers include: American Airlines and Delta Air Lines.


The airport is around 8km north of Wilmington.


Transport between the airport and the city is made by taxi or rental car, both of which can be found directly at the airport.

Frequently asked questions about flights to Wilmington, NC

How can I find cheap flights to Wilmington, NC on eDreams?
At eDreams you will find flights from $37 to Wilmington, NC. Thanks to the combination of various technologies, machine learning algorithms and real user searches on our platform, you will be able to choose between the different options that best suit your needs when you have to fly to Wilmington, NC.
Which airlines fly to Wilmington, NC?
Airlines flying direct from the US to Wilmington, NC include:
  • American Airlines also operates numerous flights, some of them originating from Los Angeles, West Palm Beach, FL and Ontario, CA.
Airlines with indirect flights to Wilmington, NC include:
  • American Airlines, with flights from Indianapolis, IN and Los Angeles, as well as from West Palm Beach, FL.
How long before a flight to Wilmington, NC should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Wilmington, NC, you should get to the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs, and boarding the airplane can take some time. At eDreams, you can find the best deals for flights to Wilmington, NC departing from over 20 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Wilmington, NC with eDreams you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
What is the name of Wilmington, NC’s airport?
Wilmington, NC is served by 1 airport[s]. New Hanover County Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 20 cities, such as Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, FL and Tampa, the most popular routes.
How far is Wilmington, NC’s airport from the city centre?
Wilmington, NC’s airport New Hanover County Airport is located 4 miles from the city centre.
How much is the trip from the airport to Wilmington, NC’s city centre?
Public transport: The price for the trip is about 2.00 $ per person.
Taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from New Hanover County Airport , the average price for the ride to Wilmington, NC centre is around 4.00 $ per km.
Car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, eDreams has the best offers of car rentals in Wilmington, NC. Pick your preferred car type and get from New Hanover County Airport to Wilmington, NC city centre on your own terms.
What is the weather like in Wilmington, NC?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Wilmington, NC is in June, July and August, when the average temperature reaches 28.81 °C, while April, May and March are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 167.79 hours. However, if you prefer colder temperatures, make sure you visit Wilmington, NC during January, February or March to experience an average of 5.82 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during May, December and January, when the average precipitation in Wilmington, NC is 10.5 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.
Airport code ILM ILM is the airport IATA code on flights to Wilmington, NC
Top Airline Delta Air Lines Popular airline with flights to Wilmington, NC

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